Annual co-ordination meeting of the European Local Democracy Week
The annual co-ordination meeting of the European Local Democracy Week (ELDW) was held in Paris (France), on 16 February 2015 with the participation of the most active cities and associations of the 2014 edition. The participants assessed last year’s edition, exchanged good practices and discussed the main theme for 2015. ''I am amazed by the variety of events organised on the occasion of the ELDW across Europe and the commitment of our partners, not only to the ELDW initiative, but to strengthening local democracy'', stated Gaye Doganoglu (EPP/CCE, Turkey), political co-ordinator of the ELDW. At the end of the meeting, the '12 Stars' were awarded certificates for their enhanced participation in the 2014 edition of the Week.